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Author: Tamara Rodriguez

Network of Networks / Articles posted by Tamara Rodriguez

According to the European Commission, despite all the differences, there are four common elements to each Centre of Vocational Excellence (CoVE): Learner centred approaches.Provision of several services in addition to initial training: training for workers, training for the unemployed, consultancy services, entrepreneurship services, etc.Alignment with regional strategies. RIS3 is mentioned several times.Collaboration with the key agents...

FINN-NET has been an informal network in which four large VET providers from Finland (Salpaus Further Education, Jyväskylä Educational Consortium Gradia, Tampere Vocational College Tredu, and Vantaa Vocational College Varia) have worked together to collaborate in EU funded projects, and has been operation since 1995.   The FINN-NET has a supportive, flexible, and collaborative working atmosphere, but strategical perspectives and purpose have not been very clear. The baseline audit completed during the Network of Networks Erasmus+ KA3 project was a starting point to a constructive...

After spending over 30 years working in education and training and having witnessed the rise and fall of previous grand plans for economic growth and inclusion, it is tempting to view the Osnabrück Declaration with a degree of scepticism if not cynicism. However, forever an optimist, I offer the following observations.  Describing itself as an ambitious roadmap for...

This year the Annual meeting offers an interesting insight into Finnish Vocational Education (VET) and the good practices from Finn-Net partner colleges. Please check the Annual meeting program and register for the event (choose some parts or all of them) by the 28th of September. You can forward the invitation to all relevant staff members within your college.  During recent years, the network has faced many new challenges...

In the KA3 project Network of Networks, we are establishing an international network of VET providers through a grass roots approach. Through the network, we aim to improve the attractiveness of VET supported by capacity building, and the testing and implementation of best practices.   In Work Package 3 (Network Building) our knowledge and experience are solidified in 3 deliverables:   A strategic plan for this Network of Networks with mid-term and...

Business and entrepreneurship are pivotal domains in economic vocational education. Given current labour market changes, also a renewal of their curriculum is needed. In 2020, a group of independent experts handed over a Manifesto to the management of Albeda and Zadkine (both schools for vocational education and training), Inholland University of Applied Sciences and Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences. This Manifesto on economic vocational education contains seven recommendations that should ensure a future-proof improvement of this type of education in Rotterdam. Central is a plea for free zones...

(photo is courtesy of https://www.ditismbo.nl/) Queen Máxima of the Netherlands visited Yuverta to open the vocational education and training year 2021-2022.  "What happens here at the VET schools is of the utmost importance for the whole of the Netherlands," said Máxima. In a speech addressed to students and teachers, the Queen spoke of their important role during...

One of the aims of the KA3 project implemented by Network of Networks is to exchange knowledge and good practices and build capacity among the VET colleges part of the 5 networks. This work has been carried out by 4 working groups dedicated to exchange and mutual learning around 4 topics: EU initiatives and tools,...

HETEL coordinated the CyVETsecurity project, where several colleges from NoN took part: New College Lanarkshire (Scottish Colleges), Southern Regional College (Colleges from NI), Varia College (FINN-NET) and Maristak and Egibide (HETEL). The project finished in December and produced 2 interesting intellectual outputs: A description of units of learning outcomes related to cybersecurity for different professional profiles...

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